MISS UTAH 2016 CONTESTANTS

Caitlin Thomas

Title: Miss Lehi
Talent: Character Jazz Dance, "Boogie Shoes"
Platform: Choose To Live: Suicide Awareness and Prevention

Sarah Kanell

Title: Miss Beaver County
Talent: Violin, "Russian Fantasia No. 2 in D Minor"
Platform: STEM: Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math

Alexsys Campbell

Title: Miss Legacy
Talent: Vocal, "Once Upon a Time"
Platform: "Full S.T.E.A.M. Ahead" - Educate and Legislate

Rachelle Kunzler

Title: Miss Richfield
Talent: Contemporary Classical Piano, "Somewhere in Time"
Platform: What Makes You Smile?

Lindsey Lloyd

Title: Miss Pioneer Valley
Talent: Contemporary Violin, "Star Wars Medley"
Platform: Queen of Sunscreen

Lauren Wilson

Title: Miss Northern Utah County
Talent: Dance, "Libertango"
Platform: With Help Comes Hope: Suicide Awareness and Prevention

Jaedee Slaugh

Title: Miss Uintah County
Talent: Vocal Acoustic, "Who You Are"
Platform: Promoting Positive Self-Esteem-"Love You First"

Ellie Robinson

Title: Miss Sandy
Talent: Jazz Funk Dance, "Heartbreaker" (Wolfgang Gartner Remix)
Platform: Building Yourself: Fake It Until You BELIEVE It

Nicole Montgomery

Title: Miss Murray
Talent: Aerial Skills, "Feelin' Good"
Platform: VIBE (Valuing inner beauty and exercise)

Celeste Smith

Title: Miss USU Eastern
Talent: Dance, "Gravity"
Platform: Reading for Success

Jessie Beck

Title: Miss Pleasant Grove
Talent: Piano
Platform: STEM - Inspired Curiosity

Victoria Phillips

Title: Miss Farmington
Talent: Vocal, "Pure Imagination"
Platform: Psyched for Science

Savanna Gillies

Title: Miss Santaquin
Talent: Clogging, "Chattanooga Choo Choo"
Platform: Strengthening America by Honoring our Veterans

Jesse Craig

Title: Miss Orem
Talent: Violin, "The Flight of the Black-eyed Bee"
Platform: Building Youths' SELF Esteems

D'Mia Lamar

Title: Miss Roy
Talent: Piano, "La MalagueƱa"
Platform: Kindness is Contagious

Brynn Christensen

Title: Miss Nebo
Talent: Violin, "Russian Peasant Dance"
Platform: Stand Up Utah: Bullying Prevention

Madison Monson

Title: Miss Springville/Mapleton
Talent: Ballet en Pointe, "Don Quixote Act 1 Kitri Variation"
Platform: Read to Succeed

Briana Garrido

Title: Miss Eastern Utah
Talent: Broadway Vocal, "I'm here"
Platform: Start By Believing: A Way for All to End Sexual Assault

Kenzley Hess

Title: Miss Davis County
Talent: Vocal, "Legally Blonde" Medley
Platform: Home of the Free, Because of the Brave

Rachel Rose

Title: Miss Kaysville/Fruit Heights
Talent: Classical Violin, "The Boy Paganini"
Platform: Seat Belt Safety and Awareness

Brynn Garfield

Title: Miss Draper
Talent: Dance, "Latch Remix"
Platform: Zero Fatalities

Jenna Wright

Title: Miss Payson
Talent: Piano, "Rhapsody in Blue"
Platform: Time for Talents to HELP

Shakelle Valdez

Title: Miss Rocky Mountain
Talent: Jazz Dance, "How Will I Know"
Platform: Oh, The Places You'll Go!: Read to Succeed

Aajah Breinholt

Title: Miss Carbon County
Talent: Tap Dance, "Anything Goes"
Platform: Boys & Girls Club

Jenna Brady

Title: Miss American Fork
Talent: Ballet/Contemporary Dance, "Crystallize"
Platform: Bundles of Joy: Aid and Comfort to Women and Children in Crisis

Cambria Deakin

Title: Miss Bear River Valley
Talent: Piano, "Norwegian Concerto"
Platform: B-N-B Build-Not-Bully

Chloee DeLair

Title: Miss North Ogden
Talent: Vocal, "House of the Rising Sun"
Platform: The Future Is Bright; Leading Teens to Success Through Internship

Alyssa Banks

Title: Miss Tooele County
Talent: Dance, "Booty Swing"
Platform: Lead the Way: Women in Leadership

Madelynn Christenson

Title: Miss Sanpete
Talent: Piano, "Tarantella"
Platform: PEP: (Prevent-Educate-Prepare) Against Substance Abuse

Chelsi Townsend

Title: Miss Duchesne
Talent: Character Jazz Dance, "Jet Set"
Platform: Forget Skinny, Get Healthy

Mariah Rasmussen

Title: Miss Millard
Talent: Dance, "Dream
Platform: F.I.G.H.T for What's Worth it

Tayler Duthie

Title: Miss Garfield County
Talent: Dance, "Break the Silence"
Platform: Children-Not for Sale

Valeria Jimenez

Title: Miss Wasatch County
Talent: Mexican Folk Dance, "Las Alazanas"
Platform: Education is Power/EducaciĆ³n es Poder: Promoting Higher Education

Lizzy Palmatier

Title: Miss Utah County
Talent: Violin, "Introduction and Rondo Capriccioso"
Platform: Foster Care: Let's Do This

Brittany Fortner

Title: Miss Emery County
Talent: Dramatic Monologue
Platform: Foster Care

Ella Barlow

Title: Miss Eagle Mountain
Talent: Vocal Musical Theater, "Gimme, Gimme"
Platform: Fostering Childhood: Every Child Needs a Chance

Shaelie Knutson

Title: Miss Washington County
Talent: Contemporary Jazz Dance, "Burnin' Up"
Platform: Big Brothers Big Sisters, Mentoring Little by Little

Kelsie Taylor

Title: Miss Provo
Talent: Violin, "Tocatta"
Platform: Engage, Educate, and Empower: Making a Difference for People with Disabilities

Sara Wulfenstein

Title: Miss Dixie State University
Talent: Hip Hop Dance, "Wrecking Ball Caked Up Remix and Dum Dee Dum"
Platform: Possibilities for Disabilities

Amanda Repko

Title: Miss Cache Valley
Talent: Vocal, "Don't Rain On My Parade"
Platform: People First: Recognizing Abilities Over Disabilities

Kelsey Hartle

Title: Miss Uintah Basin
Talent: Piano, "Don't Stop Believin'
Platform: Reading For A Better Life!

Natalie Barker

Title: Miss Greater Salt Lake
Talent: Dance, "I'm Alive"
Platform: Everyone has a Place

Karli Bird

Title: Miss Utah Valley University
Talent: Vocal, "Always Starting Over"
Platform: "Hungry for Change" Eating Disorder Prevention and Recovery

Tanesha Bland

Title: Miss Herriman
Talent: Lyrical/Contemporary Dance, "Rise Up"
Platform: Use Your Head, Wear A Helmet

Allison Isaac

Title: Miss Spanish Fork
Talent: Vocal, "That's Life"
Platform: Disconnecting Devices and Reconnecting Relationships

Alix Dritlein

Title: Miss Weber County
Talent: Bollywood Dance, "Desi Beat"
Platform: Cultivate Kindness

Lindsey Gill

Title: Miss Riverton
Talent: Piano, "Bumble Boogie"
Platform: Alert Today, Alive Tomorrow: The Dangers of Distracted Driving

Jenessa Pratt

Title: Miss Salem
Talent: Ballet Variation, "Lilac Fairy: The Sleeping Beauty Ballet"
Platform: The Fight Against Pornography

JessiKate Riley

Title: Miss Heart of Utah
Talent: Classical Violin, "Praeludium and Allegro"
Platform: Finding ValYOU Within

Ally Hew-Len

Title: Miss Pacific Islander
Talent: Vocal, 'Here's where I stand"
Platform: Celebrate Abilities

Caitlin Woods

Title: Miss Timpanogos
Talent: Contemporary Dance, "All This to Say"
Platform: An Addiction Free Life